Chauvin, Lilyan 1925(?)–(Lylian Chauvin)

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CHAUVIN, Lilyan 1925(?)
(Lylian Chauvin)


Full name, Lilyan L. Chauvin; born May 7, 1925 (some sources cite August 6, 1931), in Paris, France; divorced.

Addresses: Office LCJ Productions, 3968 Eureka Dr., Studio City, CA 916043108. Contact c/o Directors Workshop, Women in Film, 8857 West Olympic Blvd., Suite 201, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Career: Actress and director. Women in Film, chair of Directors Workshop OnCamera; also television director and producer. Instructor of acting and directing classes at extensions of University of Southern California and University of California, Los Angeles. Affiliated with LCJ Productions.

Member: Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Actors' Equity Association, Directors Guild of America, Women in Film (former vice president and member of board of directors), Hollywood Association of French Artists.

Awards, Honors: Emmy Award nominations for acting, 1979 and 1995; Emmy Award nomination for directing, 1997.


Film Appearances:

(Uncredited) Dancer, Les Girls, MetroGoldwynMayer, 1957.

(Uncredited) Sonia, Silk Stockings, MetroGoldwyn

Mayer, 1957.

(Uncredited) Catherine, King Creole, Paramount, 1958.

Tanya Pernaud, Lost, Lonely and Vicious, Howco International, 1958.

French nurse, The Perfect Furlough (also known as Strictly for Pleasure ), Universal International, 1959.

(Uncredited) Nun, The Wreck of the Mary Deare, MetroGoldwynMayer, 1959.

(Uncredited) Jenny Lamont, North to Alaska, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1960.

Madame Lili Raide, Walk Like a Dragon, Paramount, 1960.

Paris airport employee, Back Street, Universal International, 1961.

Sandra Balleau, Bloodlust!, Crown International, 1961.

(Uncredited) Bar girl, Two Weeks in Another Town, MetroGoldwynMayer, 1962.

(Uncredited) French prisoner, Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, MetroGoldwynMayer, 1962.

Ronnie, Tickle Me, Allied Artists, 1965.

French actress on television screen, Yours, Mine and Ours, United Artists, 1968.

Kate, Machismo: 40 Graves for 40 Guns (also known as Forty Graves for Forty Guns, Machismo, and The Revenge of the Wild Bunch ), Boxoffice International Pictures, 1971.

Woman writer, The Mephisto Waltz, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1971.

Mademoiselle, Funny Lady, Columbia, 1975.

(Uncredited) Mrs. Page, The Other Side of Midnight, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1977.

Beyond Reason, Goldfarb Distribution, 1977.

Mrs. Tremont, Private Benjamin, Warner Bros., 1980.

Mother Superior, Silent Night, Deadly Night (also known as Slayride ), TriStar, 1984.

German woman, Born in East L.A., Universal, 1987.

(Uncredited) Mother Superior (in archive footage), Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2, International Video Entertainment, 1987.

French professor, Listen to Me, Columbia, 1989.

French teacher, Angel Town, Taurus Entertainment Group, 1989.

Art gallery patron, Bad Influence, Triumph Releasing, 1990.

Irene Edwards, Predator 2, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1990.

Woman in police station, True Identity, Buena Vista, 1991.

Chaperone, Round Trip to Heaven, Prism Pictures, 1992.

Mrs. Devreux, Universal Soldier, TriStar, 1992.

Mother Superior, No Place to Hide, Cannon, 1993.

Miss Osie (some sources cite Miss Osle), Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (also known as Pumpkinhead 2: The Demon Returns ), Motion Picture Corporation of America, 1994.

Illusion Infinity, 1997.

Dr. Hartley, Duty Dating, 1998.

Bone gatherer, Skeleton Woman, Lampedusa Films, 2000.

Grace, Stanley's Gig, Left Hook Productions, 2000.

Medium, The Man Who Wasn't There, USA Films, 2001.

Mrs. Lavalier, Catch Me If You Can, DreamWorks, 2002.

Nurse, Paradise, Sunset International, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

French nun, Victory at Entebbe, ABC, 1976.

Louise, Ziegfeld: The Man and His Women, NBC, 1978.

Madame Dumaine (some sources cite Madame Donahue), Child of Glass, 1978.

Yvette, Portrait of a Stripper (also known as The Secret Life of Susie Hanson ), CBS, 1979.

Raylen, Right to Die, NBC, 1987.

Caretaker, Spy Games, ABC, 1991.

Sister Eugenia, For the Very First Time (also known as Till I Kissed Ya ), NBC, 1991.

Mrs. Comden, Stormy Weathers, ABC, 1992.

Coach, Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women (also known as National Lampoon's Attack of the 5 Ft 2 Woman ), Showtime, 1994.

Skating judge, Tonya & Nancy: The Inside Story, NBC, 1994.

Camille Ewald, Tyson, HBO, 1995.

Ilovna Koblets, The Rockford Files: Punishment and Crime, CBS, 1996.

Mashwah, The Warlord: Battle for the Galaxy (also known as The Osiris Chronicles ), UPN, 1998.

Grandmother Kalliope, Five Aces, Cinemax, 1999.

Old woman, Missing Pieces, CBS, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

"Kelly," Kraft Television Theatre, NBC, 1950.

Extra, "One for the Road," The Lux Video Theatre, CBS, 1953.

"Letter from Cairo," Studio One, CBS, 1953.

"The Swordsman," The Adventures of Jim Bowie, ABC, 1956.

Anna Constantine, "Peril in Paris," Adventures of Superman (also known as Superman ), syndicated, 1957.

Suzy, "The Man from Paris," The Californians, NBC, 1958.

Sybil, "The Return of the Hero," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, CBS, 1958.

Sydney Sue Shipley, "High Card Hangs," Maverick, ABC, 1958.

Francesca, "The Return of Mitchell Campion," Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (also known as One Step Beyond ), ABC, 1959.

"The Big Thirteen," Dragnet, NBC, 1959. "The Mouse," Richard Diamond, Private Detective, NBC, 1960.

"Man in a Cage," Thriller, NBC, 1961.

Flavette, "The Short Day of Private Putnam," Combat!, ABC, 1964.

Voice of Paris announcer, "The Personal Touch," The Rogues, NBC, 1964.

Madame Claudile, "The Hong Kong Shilling Affair," The Man from U.N.C.L.E., NBC, 1965.

Matron, "The Case of the Fugitive Fraulein," Perry Mason, CBS, 1965.

Sister, "The Fliers," Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theater, NBC, 1965.

Madame Simon, "When a King Is a Pawn," Daniel Boone, NBC, 1966.

Mrs. Beruch, "Charity," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1967.

"How Tall Is Blood?," The Outcasts, ABC, 1969.

Housekeeper, "Man from Taos: Part 2" (also known as "Our Man in Paris"), McCloud, NBC, 1970.

Anna, "The Vanishing Lady," The Magician, NBC, 1973.

Mrs. Goerlich, "Out of the Night," Mannix, CBS, 1973.

Olga, "Fit, Fat, and FortyOne," The Bob Newhart Show, CBS, 1973.

Sister Dominique, "Poor Little Lambs," Baa Baa Black Sheep (also known as Black Sheep Squadron ), NBC, 1977.

"Little Girl Lost," The American Girls, CBS, 1978.

Selena, "Nobody's There/The Dancer," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1979.

Madame LeClerc, "Guillotine," Darkroom, ABC, 1982.

Maid, "The Hart of the Matter," Hart to Hart, ABC, 1982.

Maria, "Italian Ice," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1982.

Nurse, "Last Time I Saw Paris," One Day at a Time, CBS, 1982.

Zenashkaya Rokova, "On Your Toes," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1982.

Marie, "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?," The Facts of Life, NBC, 1983.

Sister Jeanette, "The Odyssey," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1983.

Sister Jeanette, "Bitter Harvest," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1984.

Sister Jeanette, "Suitable for Framing," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1984.

Woman in post office, "The Defectus," Masquerade, ABC, 1984.

Dr. Lester, "Shark's Cove," Baywatch, syndicated, 1992.

Inspector, "The Lacemakers," Homefront, ABC, 1993.

Madame Dussolier, "Happy Birthday to Moi," Cafe Americain, NBC, 1993.

Madame Dussolier, "Le Confidence Game," Cafe Americain, NBC, 1993.

Madame Dussolier, "Weekend at Holly's," Cafe Americain, NBC, 1993.

Dispatcher, "Amsterdam Kill," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1994.

Golda, "The Calusari," The XFiles, Fox, 1995.

Katrina, "The Greatest Love Story Never Told," Earth 2, NBC, 1995.

Vedek Yassim, "Rocks and Shoals," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (also known as Deep Space Nine, DS9, and Star Trek: DS9 ), syndicated, 1997.

Farm lady, "Excess's Ex," USA High, syndicated, 1998.

Grandma Tribbiani, "The One Where Ross Can't Flirt," Friends, NBC, 1999.

Mama, "The Three Faces of Frasier," Frasier, NBC, 2000.

Sister Mary, "Leo Is a Pain in My Ass," Shasta McNasty, UPN, 2000.

Anna, "The Damage Done," The Beast, ABC, 2001.

Signora Ventutti, "The Prophecy," Alias, ABC, 2002.

Also appeared as Marianne in The Young and the Restless (also known as Y & R ), CBS; and as Nurse Rose in Ryan's Four, ABC.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Madame Jamac (some sources cite Madame Jatnal), Once upon a Dead Man (pilot for McMillan and Wife ), NBC, 1971.

Mrs. Goodman, Medical Story, NBC, 1975.

French scientist, The Man from Atlantis, NBC, 1977.

Miss Simmons, Flying High, CBS, 1978.

Madame Dussolier, Cafe Americain, NBC, 1993.

Nicole, The Pretender, NBC, 1996.

Television Appearances; Other:

Paulette, Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (miniseries), NBC, 1987.

Lil, The Young and the Restless (series; also known as Y & R ), CBS, 1990.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in stage productions, including performances in England.


Taped Readings:

(As Lylian Chauvin) Candide, Caedmon, 1958.


Hollywood Structured (series of videos), LCJ Productions, 1990.

Discover Yourself in Hollywood, LCJ Productions, 1992.

Video Games:

Voice of Ethel, Phantasmagoria (also known as Roberta Williams' Phantasmagoria ), Sierra OnLine, 1995.

Voices, Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix, Activision, 2002.

Video Director:

Hollywood Structured (series of videos), LCJ Productions, 1990.

Discover Yourself in Hollywood, LCJ Productions, 1992.


Screenplays; Videos:

Hollywood Structured (series of videos), LCJ Productions, 1990.

Discover Yourself in Hollywood, LCJ Productions, 1992.


Hollywood Scams and Survival Tactics, LCJ Publications, 1993.

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